A tummy tuck is a major body contouring procedure, which should only be performed by a well-qualified and experienced cosmetic surgeon. A patient should make an effort to choose the best possible surgeon because this decision will have a key impact on the final outcome of the surgery.
Dr. Paul McCluskey is a dedicated and sagacious plastic surgeon providing tummy tuck and various other procedures for the breast, body and face. Patients in Atlanta, GA and surrounding locations have an opportunity to receive tummy tuck surgery from Dr. McCluskey.
Committed and Passionate
A cosmetic surgical procedure such as tummy tuck requires more than just surgical skills and training to achieve outstanding results. The surgeon should be driven by a commitment to deliver the best outcomes and achieving highest patient satisfaction levels each time. Dr. McCluskey is one such motivated and passionate cosmetic surgeon providing tummy tuck procedure.
Dr. McCluskey was inspired to pursue the field of plastic surgery when his mother underwent a reconstructive breast surgery following a mastectomy for breast cancer. The reconstruction has a vital role to play in her recovery, and it led Dr. McCluskey to acquire expertise and choose plastic surgery has his profession.
A procedure such as tummy tuck surgery requires specialized and advanced plastic surgery skills. Patients should review a surgeon’s qualifications and training before selecting them for this procedure. Dr. McCluskey is appropriately qualified to perform tummy tuck and similar other procedures. He completed his five year residency in general surgery, and published his research and presented at local and national conferences while he was a Chief Resident.
Dr. McCluskey was chosen for the highly competitive plastic surgery residence at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. In Dallas he trained alongside pre-eminent leaders and innovators in the field of cosmetic plastic and reconstructive surgery. He has received honors for his efforts as a teacher of residents and medical students, and has been the recipient of several Resident of the Year awards.
Dr. McCluskey has authored numerous articles on a wide range of plastic surgery topics, which were published in peer reviewed journals. Committed and solid plastic surgeon Dr. McCluskey receives patients from Atlanta, GA and nearby areas for tummy tuck surgery and other plastic and reconstructive procedures.
Offering Different Techniques
Dr. McCluskey believes that best outcomes in a procedure such as tummy tuck can be attained when the surgeon customizes the surgery to meet the unique needs of the patient. The surgeon should be able to apply various surgical techniques and recommend the most appropriate technique for a patient. This enables him to create optimal results in a less invasive manner.
Dr. McCluskey may recommend a traditional abdominoplasty (full tummy tuck) or a mini tummy tuck depending on how much tissue needs to be removed or manipulated. He also performs male tummy tuck procedures using special techniques. If he finds that the problem area exists only below the navel, he may recommend a mini tummy tuck for best results. On the other hand, if both upper and lower abdominal areas need improvement, he will perform a full abdominoplasty.